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Wa'i opening marriage payment, for Biri Foowa'i to Funaa. Biri Foowai is second son of Larikeni and Gwaalau, also Gwalau. Funaa is daughter of 'Elota. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (https://lib.ucsd.edu/sca) This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Roger M. Keesing Papers (MSS 427) - Roll 66, Item 12. [Title, Date]. Roger Keesing Papers. MSS 427. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego. [Digital Object URL]
Smoking Bride price Marriage customs and rites Ceremonial exchange Men Dwellings Shell money Kwaio (Solomon Islands people) Solomon Islands Pacific Islands Oceania Melanesia Malaita (Solomon Islands)